Articles Tagged 'Karen Gillan'

Doctor Who Magazine covers (Photos:  BBC Worldwide)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: To the Fifth Century and Beyond

Welcome to the Doctor Who’s Day roundup, a cosmic collection of temporal titillations related to the frequently threatened universe of Doctor Who. We begin this week with heartfelt congratulations for the 500th issue of a hugely important publication that has been there for the fans for nearly 40 years. In the days before social media, […]

Peter Capaldi and gift (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Gratitude of the Doctor

Welcome to Doctor Who‘s Day, a Gallifreyan gallimaufry of all of the TARDIS trivia and Whovian hoo-hah that has mysteriously appeared on the internet over the past week or so. Having said that, we begin this week with something a little older that has come to light this week. Back in April, a group of […]

The Lego TARDIS (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Block Party

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a space-age shopping trolley stuffed with Gallifreyan goodies we bought especially for you, piping hot from the internet. And before we get into a full week of Whovian happenstance, let us begin with a couple of items of Lego based wonderment that have occurred recently. For starters, […]

LOOK: Alex Kingston and Karen Gillan Reunited

With Doctor Who fans still recovering from the restoration of superfan Osgood (and her Zygon doppelganger) to active service, it seems a good moment to pause and salute nerdy fans in general, as well a hat-tip towards cosplayers and the conventions they attend. Why, were it not for the Rhode Island Comic-Con, which took place […]

Karen Gillan as Nebula in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ (Photo: Marvel)

WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’ Stars as Villains

Many of the qualities actors need in order to make the Doctor such an enigmatic hero are the same qualities that make for great villains. There’s that flinty intelligence, the ability to seethe behind the eyes, a certain arrogance, and of course, all the best movie villains are British, and so, for all intents and […]

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Don’t You Forget About Amy

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a Sontaran fistful of web-based Whovian bits and bobs from the past week, some silly, some serious, and all looking infinitely cool when viewed through a pair of sonic sunglasses. Before we get into the roundup proper, let’s have a momentary round of applause for Karen Gillan, […]

The Magician’s Apprentice (Photo: BBC)

11 ‘Doctor Who’ Stars Showing Off Musical Talent

Over the weekend, among many startling things in the season premiere of Doctor Who, the Doctor brought a tank and an electric guitar to an axe-fight in a 12th century arena. It’s not the first time this particular Time Lord has displayed an interest in musical performance. The Second Doctor had his recorder, the Tenth […]

Michelle Gomez as Missy in ‘The Magician’s Apprentice’ (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Break is (Almost) Over

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, an interdimensional net dragged through the internet to snag various Whovian items, bring them back and pin and mount them for future generations to enjoy. And of course, it’s only a few days until the arrival of the first episode of Season 9 — “The Magician’s Apprentice” […]

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